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Cairns buses

Cairns’ hop on and off the bus is a quick, convenient way to travel around Cairns, discover the best of Cairns city sights.

Sunbus Cairns

Public transport in and around Cairns happens on a Sunbus.  You can purchase a single one-way ticket to your destination choice.

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A daily Sunbus unlimited travel on a Sunbus for a day or a weekly ticket which will give you unlimited travel within the zones for one week (7 consecutive days)

You can travel from Cairns to any of these destinations

Bus routes

110 Cairns to Palm Cove servicing Cairns Central to Palm Cove, Cairns Hospital, Smithfield Shopping Centre, James Cook University, Clifton Beach and Palm Cove  operates 7 days a week

110N Cairns Central to Palm Cove, late-night on-demand service between Palm Cove and Cairns City combining 110 and 111 operates Friday and Saturday nights.

111 Cairns Central to Kewarra Beach, servicing Cairns City Bus Station, Cairns Hospital, Smithfield Shopping Centre, James Cook University, Trinity Park, Trinity Beach and Kewarra Beach Operates 7 days

112 Smithfield Shopping Centre to Yorkeys Knob, servicing Smithfield Shopping Centre, James Cook University and the quaint seaside village of Yorkeys Knob. Boaties Bar and Grill at the Yorkeys Knob Boat Club is a popular outside venue for lunch.

113 Cairn Central to Yorkeys Knob service operates along the Captain Cook Highway to Yorkeys Knob

120 Cairns Central to Smithfield Shopping Centre servicing beachside communities Machans Beach and Holloways Beach

121 Cairns Central to Redlynch servicing Cairns City bus station, Cairns Hospital, Freshwater and Redlynch

122 Redlynch to James Cook University servicing Redlynch, Lake Placid and Smithfield

123 James Cook University to Cairns services Manunda, Raintrees Shopping Centre, Redlynch Central, Brinsmead, Tjapukia/Skyrail and Smithfield Shopping Centre

130 Central Cairns to Raintrees Shopping Centre services Cairns City Bus Station, Cairns Hospital, Centenary Lakes, Manooora and Edge Hill

131 Cairns Central to Raintrees Shopping Centre services  Cairns City Bus Station, Cairns Hospital, Cairns Botanical Gardens, Edge Hill and Whitfield

133 Cairns City Bus Station to Stockland Earlville servicing DFO Westcourt Plaza, Cairns TAFE, Raintrees Shopping Centre and  Mooroobool.

140 Cairns Central to Edmonton services Stockland Earlville, Mt Sheridan Plaza and Edmonton

141 Cairns Central to Coconut Village services Cairns City bus station, DFO Westcourt Plaza, Stockland Earlville

142 Cairns Central to Edmonton services to Stockland Earlville Shopping Centre, Mt Sheridan Plaza and Sugarworld Adventure Park  

143 – 143W Cairns Central to Mt Sheridan Plaza services Cairns Bus Station, Stockland Earlville, White Rock

150 – 150E Cairns Central to Gordanvale services Stockland Earlville, Mt Sheridan Plaza and Edmonton